SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., January 15, 2021 / PRNewswire / – The Joint Corp. (NASDAQ: JYNT), the nation’s largest provider of chiropractic care through the Joint Chiropractic® network University of South Florida (USF) and Vinik Sports Group (VSG) recently signed an agreement naming The Joint as the Official Chiropractor of South Florida Athletics.
“We are honored to be named the Official Athletics Chiropractor in South Florida,” he said Peter D. Holt, President and CEO of The Joint Corp. “There is a long history of the close relationship between exercise training and chiropractic. The Joint is proud to support South Florida Athletics in continuing to perform at the highest level of athletic performance.”
According to the American Chiropractic Association (ACA), chiropractic care is beneficial for professional, amateur, and weekend athletes because it maximizes athletic performance and prevents and treats injuries. In fact, studies have shown that chiropractic care can be linked to faster injury recovery, injury prevention, improved strength levels, and improved athletic performance for athletes1.
“USF Athletics is excited to welcome our newest partner, The Joint Chiropractic, as the Official Chiropractor of USF Athletics. It is always great to add partners who share our vision of excellence and who are positive about our community in the Bay Area and beyond beyond impact. ” said Michael Kelly, Vice President of USF Athletics.
VSG secured the partnership with The Joint Chiropractic on behalf of the university. VSG acts as the parent company of Tampa Bay Lightning and supports companies in facility management, event management, partnership development and ticket sales.
About common chiropractic
The Joint Corp. revolutionized access to chiropractic when she introduced her retail healthcare business model in 2010. Today, the company makes quality of care convenient and affordable, without the need for insurance, for millions of patients seeking pain relief and continued wellbeing. With more than 550 locations across the country and over seven million patient visits per year, The Joint Chiropractic is a leader in the chiropractic industry. Named “Top 200+ Franchises” in the Franchise Times and the entrepreneur’s “Franchise 500®” lists, The Joint Chiropractic is an innovative force where healthcare and retail meet. More information is available at www.thejoint.com.
The Joint Corp. is a clinic franchisor and operator of clinics in certain states. in the Arkansas, California, Colorado, District of Columbia, Florida, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Tennessee, Washington, West Virginia and Wyoming, The Joint Corp. and its franchisees provide management services for related professional chiropractic practices.
About the University of South (USF) Athletics in Florida
USF Athletics sponsors 19 men’s and women’s teams competing in 11 different sports, 18 at the NCAA Division I level at the American Athletic Conference. The Bulls’ sports program began in 1965 and is in its 55th season, 2020-21. Almost 450 student athletes train and compete in the sports district at the east end of the campus in Tampa, Fla. The Bulls have won 19 American Athletic Conference team titles since attending the 2013 conference, and hold a total of 120 conference titles. The Bulls posted a combined annual grade point average above 3.0 for the fifth consecutive year in 2019-20 and posted a program record of 11 consecutive semesters with a combined GPA above 3.0. USF has graduated from nearly 350 student athletes since 2016-17.
About Vinik Sports Group, LLC.
Home to an NHL franchise, college athletics company, two venues, digital media, retail and e-commerce platforms, Vinik Sports Group (VSG) creates world-class experiences that grow brands, drive revenue and create influence the community.
Drawing on the expertise shown in the remodeling of the Tampa Bay Lightning and Tampa Bay Amalie Arena under Jeff VinikVSG serves customers through its three core areas – VSG Commercial Sales, VSG Facilities and VSG Live. VSG has a management team with decades of experience in the sports and entertainment industry. Executives who focus on the individual needs of each customer before developing strategies and delivering successful solutions in multimedia sales, event management, facility operations and guest services. VSG prefers long-term win-win partnerships, but is still flexible enough to manage individual events and short-term opportunities for its customers.
1 Chiropractic Economics, Top 5 Benefits of Sports Chiropractic. Chiroeco.com/sports-chiropractic-care/November 25, 2019
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